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Kidney problems Owner Factsheet

Like other mammals, rabbits possess two kidneys. The kidneys are essential for filtering out toxins from the body and excreting them via the urinary system. There are many potential problems which can affect the kidneys, with varying degrees of severity.

What are the kidneys for?

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What is acute kidney (renal) failure?

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What is chronic renal failure?

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What is polycystic kidney syndrome?

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What about renal cysts?

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Can rabbits only have one kidney?

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What is nephrectomy?

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